Everyone is welcome to attend the free conference entitled "The Woman Entrepreneur – A Conference to Explore Entrepreneurship for Women."
The event is designed to help women here UC Merced and in the local community see the benefits of entrepreneurship and those who already have interest in or ideas about starting businesses.
The conference will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 18 at The Multicultural Art Center, 645 W. Main St., Merced.
Registration starts at 10:30 a.m.
The conference schedule includes speakers Jennifer Lopez, the CEO of Valley Innovators; Glenda Humiston, vice president of the UC's division of Agriculture and Natural Resources; entrepreneurial exercises with Dawn Trook, a UC Merced faculty member; breakout sessions with local entrepreneurs; and more.
Appetizers and refreshments will be served.
For more information, contact Stephanie Butticci at firstname.lastname@example.org or 209-228-4371